All interviews should be setup through the sports information of fice. Bellevue head coaches are available throughout the week, mainly in the morning. Student-athletes are also available for interviews, typically right before or after practice. Most Bruin teams practice between 3:00 p.m and 5:00 p.m. during the week. Credentials Request for credentials to athletic events should be made at least 48 hours in advance of the event and directed to the sports information office. Spouses, dates, children and non-working media will not be given a pass or assigned a seat on press row. Bellevue does not provide parking passes to the media.
Bellevue's sports information office produces gameday programs, which include rosters, schedules and statistical leaders when available detailed statistics and game notes. Opponents are asked to supply Bellevue -- either via fax, email or with a link to availability on the web -- with detailed rosters, up-to-date statistics and season scores, for use in our gameday program no later than a day before the event. Following a home event, Bellevue will supply all results to both home and visiting media. Bellevue always contacts the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World Herald with scores and statistics (where applicable). Scores area also called into local TV and sports/news radio stations.
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Bellevue will also phone scores or fax/email results and statistics to opponent media. Please contact the sports information office at least a day in advance of a game with media phone and fax numbers. Opposing teams are also free to use phone and fax machines in the athletic office or sports information office. Please ask the sports information director or an athletic staff member for assistance.
Bellevue uses the Stat Crew/Automated Scorebook statistics programs for volleyball, men's and women's soccer, men's basketball, baseball and softball. Visiting teams that also use Stat Crew are asked to supply Bellevue's sports information office with Stat Crew roster files at least a day in advance of a game. Bellevue uses the "in-game" functions of the Stat Crew programs for men's and women's soccer, basketball, baseball and softball, and will supply visiting teams and media with complete statistics, including a press/news release immediately following the game. Postgame, Bellevue will e-mail a Stat Crew game files to opposing SIDs in addition to Stat Crew .xml files that can be imported into Daktronics. A box score of the event will also accompany the email in attachment form. If coaches or opposing SIDs would like Stat Crew files immediately after the game, please have a jump drive available and we will gladly take care of it.
Written correspondence to athletic department staff should be sent to:
Attn: Steve Field, Sports Information Director
1000 Galvin Road South Bellevue, NE 68123
Steve Field, Bellevue University Sports Information Director